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Get Ready for the Supermoon of a Lifetime

Get Ready for the Supermoon of a Lifetime

Image: NASA Entire lifetimes have come and gone without the moon lo...

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A Naked Black Hole Is Screaming Through the Universe

A Naked Black Hole Is Screaming Through the Universe

Artist’s conception of how the “nearly naked” sup...

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Glorious New Images Take Us On a Trip Through the Iconic Carina Nebula

Glorious New Images Take Us On a Trip Through the Iconic Carina Nebula

Region R44 within the Carina Nebula. (Image: ESO/A. McLeod) Located...

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The World’s Largest Telescope Might Not Be Built in Hawaii After All

The World’s Largest Telescope Might Not Be Built in Hawaii After All

Artist’s rendering of the Thirty Meter Telescope. Image: TMT....

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This Is Our Best Image Yet of ESA’s Crashed Mars Lander

This Is Our Best Image Yet of ESA’s Crashed Mars Lander

Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona NASA’s Mars Rec...

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The Stars: The Definitive Guide to the Cosmos

The Stars: The Definitive Guide to the Cosmos

I’ve always been fascinated with the cosmos (who isn’t?),...

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Hubble releases shimmering image of a youthful globular cluster

Hubble releases shimmering image of a youthful globular cluster

Recent revised estimates upping the number of galaxies in the universe...

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Saturn’s North Polar Hexagon Has Changed Color

GIF Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute/Hampton Unive...

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Scientists say signals from certain stars are “probably aliens”

Scientists say signals from certain stars are “probably aliens”

Scientists writing in the Publications of the Astronomical Society of ...

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It Looks Like NASA Found ESA’s Crashed Mars Lander

It Looks Like NASA Found ESA’s Crashed Mars Lander

GIF A pair of before and after images taken by NASA’s Mars ...

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